ONE OF A KIND Georgian MEMENTO MORI SKULLS 18k Gold&Diamonds&coral roses ring. This is the most unique Georgian Memento Mori ring I have ever seen alive! It is huge and impressive-25.5g heavy!
Such a stone comes once a liftime! The ring has important background;it has been awarded personally by the Bulgarian King Ferdinand I to his physician Dr.
The ring comes with the original luxury presentation box, decorated with the Bulgarian Royal Coat of arms. A link to the tradition of the memento mori - an object designed to remind us that life is brief and that we should seize the moment while we are here. Since the beginning of time, the skull is been used as a symbol of mortality, victory, the ultimate Memento Mori.The skull represented the contemplation of eternity. In Elizabethan England, it was an emblem of bawds, rakes and sexual adventure. Its a symbol men, in particular, have always loved to paint, carve, cast, and wear. Provenance:This unique piece comes directly from the famous Skulls collection of Dr. Atanas Karamov, who was the personal physician to King Ferdinand I of Bulgaria. Karamov was also a member of. The first Bulgarian Regular Masonic Lodge named Balkanska Zvezda c1890's.
His collection contain over 1200 skull watches, skull goblets, skull victorican jewelry etc.. NOTE:PLEASE OBSERVE CAREFULLY THE PHOTOS! IT IS A SIGNIFICANT PART OF THE DESCRIPTION. Every potencial defect which is shown in the photos, but not mention in the description, will be considered for described.
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The item "ONE OF A KIND Georgian MEMENTO MORI SKULLS 18k Gold&Diamonds&coral roses ring" is in sale since Saturday, May 27, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Georgian, Pre-1837". The seller is "riaerica2000" and is located in Sofia. This item can be shipped worldwide.